Venue
Cboe Global Markets
Cboe Global Markets, 400 S LaSalle St Chicago, IL, 60605, USA

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Event Date Tue Jun 4 CDT (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Jun 4 9:00am - Tue Jun 4 6:00pm
Location Cboe Global Markets
400 S LaSalle St Chicago, IL, 60605, USA
Region Americas
Details

The 6th Annual Midwest Institutional Forum is an educational initiative designed through close coordination with the region’s leading institutional investors to build peer communities that merge global best practices with local expertise. The forum is specially designed to bring together 100+ staff members, investment officers, board members, and trustees representing Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Iowa and Indiana.

The program’s agenda will cover global asset allocation, public and private investments, real assets, emerging markets, digital assets, alternative beta, ESG implementation, and CIO management issues.

Key discussion topics:
• Macro Outlook and Global Asset Allocation
• Liquid Real Assets
• Trends in Private Equity
• Digital Assets and the Future of Finance
• Alternative Beta - Opportunities for Diversifying Returns in Portfolios
• Seeking Alpha Requires Left and Right Brains
• Evolution of Emerging Market Equities
• How to Create Value in a Competitive Infrastructure Environment
• Fixed Income - Realistic Expectations and Ways to Enhance
• ESG Now and Then - Recent Trends in ESG Implementation
• Chief Investment Officer Roundtable

Speakers

2019 Speakers

Angela Miller-May
Chief Investment Officer, Chicago Teachers' Pension Plan

Charles Burbridge
Executive Director, Chicago Teacher's Pension Fund

Michael Gurgone
Chief Investment Officer, Chicago Housing Authority

Andy Kiehl
Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Director of Real Estate and Real Return, Kentucky Retirement Systems

Paul Wick
Chief Investment Officer, Intellicents

Steve Swanson
Executive Director, Firemen's Annuity & Benefit Fund of Chicago

Brian Payne
Senior Investment Analyst, Diversified Strategies, Illinois Teachers' Retirement System

William Beck
Vice President - Fixed Income Manager Reserach, Wilshire Associates

Jeffrey Johnson
President of the Board, Municipal Employees' Annuity & Benefit Fund of Chicago

Daniel Natale
Fixed Income Researcher, Mercer

Jennifer Koelle
Principal, Manager Research, Mercer

Jabari Porter
Chief Investment Officer, City of Chicago

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

TITLE SPONSORS:
• Nuveen

PLATINUM SPONSORS:
• Cboe
• Putnam Investments
• HSBC Global Asset Management
• Ryan Labs Asset Management
• DWS

GOLD SPONSORS:
• Vontobel
• Brandes Investment Partners
• IFM Investors
• Morgan Stanley Investment Mangement
• VOYA
• securian
• iShares